Tagged: Wounded Warriors

May 1st, 2014 is Silver Star Service Banner Day

Silver Star Service Banner Day was created by The Silver Star Families of America (SSFOA); a 501(c) tax exempt organization dedicated to honoring and supporting wounded, ill, and injured veterans of all branches of the armed forces of the United States of America. On April 21, 2010, the United States House of Representatives passed H Res. 855, a stand alone resolution,… Read more

Social Security Launches New Expedited Disability Process for Veterans

…Fast-tracking Disability Decisions for Vets with 100% Permanent and Total Rating From a Social Security Administration News Release WASHINGTON, March 18, 2014 – Social Security claims from veterans with a Veterans Affairs Department disability compensation rating of 100 percent permanent and total have a new process that will treat their applications as high priority and issue expedited decisions. Carolyn W.… Read more

Veteran Owned Business Project Celebrates its Fifth Anniversary

Happy Veterans Day! And A Big “Thank  You” For Your Continued Support! We are very proud to announce the 5th Anniversary of the launch of the Veteran Owned Business Project!   It seems like it was only yesterday when we launched the Veteran Owned Business Project as an online communication tool and resource hub for veterans, active duty military, reservists, service disabled veterans… Read more

Central Florida Military Family Appreciation Day Scheduled For June 1st, 2013

Col. Macrander invites all wing members & their Family  to the…. Family Appreciation Day On Sat, June 1st (UTA) 11am-5pm Appreciation Party & Display Chevron  Park Local Supporters:  Florida Beer Company, Top 3, and Avet Project Inc. ————————————————————- This Veteran Owned Business Event Public Service Announcement (PSA) was brought to you by Veteran Owned Business. Veteran Owned Business is in no… Read more

The 1st Annual Family Fun Day on Sunday June 2nd, 2013

Come out & meet Andy Amadillo visiting from Texas Roadhouse !!! To Benefit The Wounded Warriors Fund !!! Bounce House * Food & Games *Prizes *Face Painting Host by: The American Legion   Date: Sunday, June 2,2013 Time: 1:00 pm-to-5:00 pm   Location: 2817 Carson St. Haltom City TX 76117  —————————– This Veteran Owned Business Event Public Service Announcement (PSA) was brought… Read more
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Charity Golf and Casino Gala Event Supporting Wounded Warriors

Dear VOB Members and Supporters of our Military: We are excited  to announce a fantastic Charity Golf and Gala that will directly support our wounded warriors.  The event starts 2 May, 2013 with a fun night of dinner, casino gala and virtual horse racing at The Courtyard at the Oaks in Melbourne, Florida. Tickets are just $30 a person or… Read more

Jobs Program for Wounded Warriors May Become New Federal Model

The National Organization on Disability is calling on the Defense Department and other agencies to take note and adopt its approach to helping severely wounded warriors get back to work. Tracking records indicate 70 percent of its seriously wounded warrior participants are experiencing employment and educational success due to its four-year Wounded Warrior Career Program–and this has federal officials paying attention.  Based… Read more